Registration opens for 2019 season
By WPGA • February 1, 2019
Registration for WPGA competitions is now open for the 2019 season. Registration for WPGA Play Days/ Play 9 Days will open April 1, 2019, and women’s events conducted by WGAWP will open on April 10. Registration for the WPGA Women's Amateur Championships, and Parent & Child Net Tournament are also open for entry.
Click here to enter a competition or event.
Golfers wishing to register for a competition or event must have a Handicap Index® issued by the WPGA and have user credentials on the WPGA Online Player Registration Portal. Please see Registration for more information and instructions.
Please also review the updated Championship Policies for 2019.
As the WPGA prepares for the start of the 2019 season, the Championship Committee and staff have the following information to share with contestants.
The WPGA championship season starts with the first WPGA Senior Series event at Diamond Run Golf Club on May 14, and ends on October 1 with the final round of the WPGA Senior Amateur Championship at The Kahkwa Club.
Qualifying for USGA championships begins with U.S. Women's Open Sectional Qualifying at Chartiers Country Club on May 6, and concludes with sectional qualifying for the U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Sectional Qualifying at New Castle Country Club on September 23. Registration for USGA Championships is done on the USGA website.
Renewal of a Handicap Index® as soon as possible is encouraged. Delay in renewal may result in eligibility issues. Early renewal is important if you maintain your Handicap Index® at a club that does not automatically renew. For all WPGA competitions/events where a Handicap Index® is required for entry, the following applies; A Handicap Index issued by a WPGA Member Club is required for entry. Players without a Handicap Index issued by a club licensed by the WPGA will be directed to an existing WPGA Member Club or an Association-sponsored Type 3 Golf Club.
Scores from individual competitions will be posted by the WPGA to each player's scoring record after the close of competition.
Please contact the WPGA office at any time should you have any questions, need assistance, or would like additional information. Thank you for your attention and we look forward to 2019 being filled with great golf competition in our region.
About the WPGA
Founded in 1899, the Western Pennsylvania Golf Association is the steward of amateur golf in the region. Started by five Member Clubs, the association now has nearly 200 Member Clubs and 33,000 members. The WPGA conducts 14 individual competitions and 10 team events, and administers the WPGA Scholarship Fund.